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  • 36 months
    Duration
This Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Hons) at Heriot-Watt Dubai is aimed at those with a desire to study electronics, hardware system design or electrical technology.It provides the theoretical basis and design methods for communications, computers, programming, software engineering, control and other electronic and electrical energy systems.
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Overview

Practical and organisational skills are encouraged through project, design and laboratory work and through presentations and management studies.

Graduates have the knowledge and skills to enter a career in a wide range of industries, including, but not limited to, power generation and transmission, building services, electronics and communications.

Why study Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Hons) at Heriot-Watt Dubai?
  • Learn how many of the electronic devices we take for granted work
  • Study a subject that lets you apply the principles of mathematics and physics to the real world
  • Learn the skills that will put you in a position to move into management roles as a professional engineer
  • Explore the exciting worlds of electronics, robotics, computing and power generation
  • Whatever your final career path, developing the ability to apply quantitative methods to solving problems — the basis of engineering — will be an invaluable asset.
Career

Electrical and Electronic Engineering graduates work in many sectors, including power production and transmission, transportation, building services, utilities, electronics, computing and communications. Most modern systems rely on electric power and electronic control, and this is reflected in the opportunities available to electrical and electronic engineers. Many engineers move into management positions where their numeracy and problem solving skills are valued.

Accreditation

Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) on behalf of the Engineering Council for the purposes of fully meeting the academic requirement for registration as an Incorporated Engineer and partially meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered Engineer.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Embedded Systems
  • Systems Level Integration
  • Image and Signal Processing
  • Digital and Analogue Electronic Systems
  • Computer and Internet Engineering
  • Mobile and Digital Communications
  • Control; Microwave and Photonic Techniques

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    15529 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15529 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    15529 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15529 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

AED 63000 per year

Living costs for Dubai

  • 5300 - 9200 AED/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

  • A special International Student Scholarship of up to 50% of the tuition fee will be offered to a maximum of 50 students.
  • This scholarship will be open to all applicants for any of the foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
  • These scholarships will be awarded based on a range of criteria including merit, sports, service to community/industry etc.
  • Students who are awarded the International Student Scholarship are expected to voluntarily contribute to the University’s marketing efforts in their respective countries.

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